The Numeracy Test Workbook

Author: Mike Bryon

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 9780749440459

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 227

View: 1088


This new book provides essential preparation for those faced with numerical psychometric tests. Designed as a companion to the highly successful How to Pass Numeracy Tests, it contains even more practice material and realistic timed mock tests. In order to provide even more support for a prospective candidate, there are detailed explanations of answers with interpretations of scores, so that they can see which areas they need to improve on and understand where they are going wrong. The emphasis is on acquiring the necessary key skills and there are plenty of expert tips, which all make the new workbook format more conducive to learning. With correct training and practice a candidate can improve on their expected scores, and this unique book, from the leading test publisher, provides that opportunity.

Police Officer Exam

Author: Donald J. Schroeder,Frank A. Lombardo

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764124105

Category: Law

Page: 672

View: 5924


An overview of police officer duties and requirements; four full-length practice exams, with a brand-new diagnostic test; all questions answered and explained; subject review sections covering all test topics; brief practice quizzes with explained answers. This manual will help you excel on police officer exams given throughout North America.

How to Master Psychometric Tests

Expert Advice on Test Preparation with Practice Questions from Leading Test Providers

Author: Mark Parkinson

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 0749451653

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 215

View: 6948


This guide is a great introduction to tests and test taking. It covers ability tests and personality questionnaires, giving a detailed insight into the world of psychometrics. It will help readers understand the main types of test, increase their test taking confidence, develop strategies, and explore their work style and personality. With guidance on testing on the internet as well as a leadership-style questionnaire, it is a great primer for those who want to stand out from other job applicants.

How to Pass Advanced Aptitude Tests

Assess Your Potential and Analyse Your Career Options with Graduate and Managerial Level Psychometric Tests

Author: Jim Barrett

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 0749452366

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 183

View: 9098


Many companies now use aptitude tests in job selection and assessment procedures. How to Pass Advanced Aptitude Tests is aimed at job candidates applying for positions of increased responsibility, where the selection procedures can be even more rigorous. It will familiarize candidates with the types of test they may face and allow them to improve their scores. With abstract and practical tests, personality and career analysis, an occupation index and career agenda planner, How to Pass Advanced Aptitude Tests helps readers assess whether they are in the right job and which career path might be the right one for them.

Barron's Police Officer Exam

Author: Donald Schroeder,Frank Lombardo

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1438068824

Category: Study Aids

Page: 632

View: 735


Rated "Best of the Best" in Police Exam Prep Books by BestReviews, September 2018 This updated manual presents information, practice tests, and strategies for the different question types used by police departments throughout the country. It includes: Four full-length practice exams with all questions answered and explained Two official exams given by a large metropolitan police department Streamlining of chapters to more closely reflect the latest question types currently in use General strategies for dealing with multiple-choice questions and specific strategies for taking computer-based multiple-choice tests, as well as for taking the traditional paper/pencil multiple-choice exam All important time management strategies New reading comprehension question types, plus strategies for answering these questions An additional diagnostic exam presents questions like those that have appeared on recent entry-level exams used by police departments across the country. Also included are test-taking tips for all question types, suggested rules for effective study, and a detailed description of a police officer’s duties. Updated chapters take into account the recent trend by police departments to rely on oral interviews and computerized testing when selecting police officers.

Law Enforcement Officer - Master the Interview

The Ultimate Guide to Law Enforcement Interviewing

Author: Craig A. Zendzian, Ph.D.

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780972001366

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 232

View: 2133


Learn how to beat the competition and get the law enforcement job you want by understanding your own underlying Emotional Intelligence and Behavioral Traits, and how they will be measured in interviews. There are seven behavioral competencies found in everyone's emotional makeup that are recognized in The Law Enforcement Officer Emotional Intelligence & Behavioral Competency Profile developed by Dr. Zendzian (2003). These competencies are seen in behaviors that employers will observe when interviewing people for law enforcement positions. The brief time that interviewers and oral board panelists spend with candidates during an interview will provide a snapshot of who they are at that moment in time. It is not only WHAT you say that counts, but HOW well you say it! This Guidebook begins with a discussion of learning styles and focuses on understanding the importance that mental reasoning assumes during an interview. You will learn why you must master each of the seven behavioral competencies. Insight is provided into what interviewers are looking for when rating your responses. You will learn to develop strategies and tactics for performing better when applying your emotional intelligence to questions that are asked. This book contains ALL of the techniques, hints, and skills that people who have mastered interviewing use when answering questions. Now you can know what to expect, along with the types of questions you will be asked, during an oral interview. Avoid scoring low in any interview. You will be guided through correct and incorrect responses to sample questions. There is a list of twenty-five topics from which interview questions have been drafted. Don t show up to an interview unprepared and looking dumbfounded learn WHAT to say and HOW to say it. Learning how to Master the Interview will result in dramatically higher scores on your next interview.

Dear Martin

Author: Nic Stone

Publisher: Rowohlt Verlag GmbH

ISBN: 3644405166

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 256

View: 8142


«Absolut unglaublich, ehrlich und herzzerreißend!» Angie Thomas, Autorin von «The Hate U Give» Justyce McAllister ist einer der Besten seiner Klasse, Captain des Debattierclubs und Anwärter auf einen Studienplatz in Yale – doch all das interessiert den Polizisten, der Justyce die Handschellen umlegt, nur wenig. Der Grund für seine Verhaftung: Justyce ist schwarz. Und er lebt in den USA im Jahr 2017. Mit Briefen an sein großes Vorbild Martin Luther King jr. versucht Justyce, dem alltäglichen Rassismus etwas entgegenzusetzen. Und dann ist da noch Sarah-Jane, seine kluge, schöne — und weiße – Debattierpartnerin. Als jedoch sein bester Freund Manny erschossen wird, scheint es, als ob selbst Martin Luther King jr. keine Antwort mehr für Justyce bereithält.


Advanced Tests for the Graduate Record Examination

Author: Edward C. Gruber

Publisher: N.A


Category: Geology

Page: 65

View: 8194



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Author: Arco Publishing Company

Publisher: N.A


Category: Civil service

Page: N.A

View: 2136


How to Pass the New Police Selection System

Author: Harry Tolley,Billy Hodge,Catherine Tolley

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 9780749449469

Category: Police

Page: 150

View: 6680


Provides detailed guidance on every aspect of the selection process including the required competencies, how to complete the application form, and the tests candidates face at an assessment centre. There are plenty of practice questions and exercises, such as numerical reasoning, verbal logical reasoning, report writing, role play exercises, and advice on the interview itself. Candidates can also find out what to expect from the medical and how to prepare for the physical fitness test. This book is the most comprehensive guide to the new police recruitment procedures available.

Entdecken Sie Ihre Stärken jetzt!

Das Gallup-Prinzip für individuelle Entwicklung und erfolgreiche Führung

Author: Marcus Buckingham,Donald O. Clifton

Publisher: Campus Verlag

ISBN: 3593502526

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 288

View: 4487


Stärken der Mitarbeiter stärken, anstatt ihre Schwächen bekämpfen - das ist es, was Unternehmen erfolgreich macht. Denn wer täglich das tun darf, was er am besten kann, arbeitet am effektivsten. Damit individuelle Stärken einfach identifiziert und gefördert werden können, haben die Autoren den Strengths- Finder entwickelt. Dieser Selbsttest ermittelt die fünf größten persönlichen Stärken. In diesem Bestseller erhalten Führungskräfte und Mitarbeiter fundierte Informationen, wie diese "Top Five" im Arbeitsalltag am besten eingesetzt werden können - für mehr Zufriedenheit, Motivation und Erfolg im Job.

Insurance Broker

Fire, Casuality, and Allied Lines : Quizzer and License Examination Guide

Author: Arthur Liebers

Publisher: N.A


Category: Insurance

Page: 117

View: 4723


Criminal Justice in Action

Author: Larry Gaines,Roger Miller

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0495093424

Category: Social Science

Page: 672

View: 561


Vivid, visual, current, and featuring the newest CJ careers--every chapter of this text is a multimedia-linked study center! This best-selling text offers students a clear and practical overview of the criminal justice system by combining cutting-edge research with accessible discussions of theory and up-to-the-minute examples of policy and application from today’s news. Gaines and Miller take an applied approach that is visible in their coverage of contemporary topics, such as cyber crime and terrorism, their concentration on careers, and their expansive integration of technology. Also, Criminal Justice in Action can be packaged with interactive learning aids such as the new Criminal JusticeNowTM--a Web-based, intelligent study system and JoinInTM content for Response Systems tailored to the text. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

How to Succeed at an Assessment Centre

Author: Harry Tolley,Robert Wood

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 9780749444211

Category: Assessment centers (Personnel management procedure)

Page: 182

View: 1147


When applying for a new job or a promotion alot of people have to face the rigours of an assessment centre. Many organizations, in both the public and private sectors, now use these extended forms of assessment for selection purposes. Candidates often fail to do themselves justice as they are unaware of the different types of assessment tasks they may have to undertake. This fully revised and expanded new edition provides ideal preparation for assessment events and there is expert advice on all the key issues such as: how the assessments are conducted, how to behave - both in formal and informal situations and how to prepare for the different forms of assessment. It looks in detail at each of these different assessments, from group exercises and psychometric tests to panel interviews and role play exercises. There are plenty of practice questions with answers and explanations, and new material on personality and emotional intelligence questionnaires. How to Succeed at an Assessment Centre is essential preparation for this daunting selection process and it will help to improve anyone's chances of success.

Nichts ist okay!

Author: Brendan Kiely,Jason Reynolds

Publisher: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag

ISBN: 3423430400

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 320

View: 1242


Zwei Stimmen, zwei Autoren, schwarz und weiß.. Eigentlich wollte Rashad nur eine Tüte Chips kaufen, doch kaum hat er den Laden betreten, wird er von einem Polizisten brutal niedergeschlagen. Beobachtet hat den Vorfall ein anderer Junge: Quinn, der ausgerechnet mit der Familie des Angreifers befreundet ist. Rashad ist schwarz, der Polizist weiß. Ein weiterer rassistischer Übergriff? Wie so viele? Rashad landet im Krankenhaus, und Quinn steht zwischen den Fronten. Er muss sich entscheiden: Tritt er als Zeuge auf und wird zum Verräter? Oder hält er den Mund und schweigt zu Diskriminierung und Gewalt. Derweil organisieren Rashads Freunde eine Demonstration gegen Rassismus und Polizeiwillkür. Eine Stadt gerät in Ausnahmezustand. Und zwei Jugendliche mittendrin.

John Douglas's Guide to the Police Officer Exams

Author: John E. Douglas

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780743270595

Category: Study Aids

Page: 398

View: 9490


Guides aspiring police officers through the examination process, offering anecdotes, insights, and tips on scoring well on the tests, providing practice exams, and discussing necessary qualifications.